Nelson Bay Weather


Nelson Bay Forecast

This morning 24°C
Today 31°C
late_shower

Now

26.4°C falling
Updated at 00:40 EDT

Hunter for Thursday Hot. Sunny morning. Areas of raised dust in the afternoon and early evening, mainly about the Upper Hunter. Slight chance of a shower in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening with gusty winds. Light winds becoming N/NW 35 to 55 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 36 to 41.
Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW in the middle of the day then becoming light in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 34.

Currently at Williamtown

24-hour graph
Temperature 26.4°C falling
Dew Point 16.6°C rising
Feels Like 25.4°C
Relative Humidity 55%
Wind icon
NE 16km/h steady
Wind Gusts 19km/h
Pressure 1005.8hPa steady
Fire Danger 6.7
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Thu

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Sunrise sunrise
06:06 EDT
Sunset sunset
20:00 EDT

Nearby Now

Nobbys Head 25.3°C
Tocal 27.2°C

Fire Danger Rating

SEVERE

Next 12 hours in Nelson Bay

48-hour forecast

3am

Mostly clear
24°C

6am

Clear
24°C

9am

Clear
28°C

12pm

Mostly clear
31°C

Hunter Weather Warnings

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NSW/ACT - Wed 22:00 EDT
Strong Wind Warning for Batemans and Eden coasts. Cancellation for Byron Coast

NSW/ACT - Wed 16:47 EDT
Fire Weather Warning for Hunter, Sydney, Illawarra/Shoalhaven, S Ranges, C Ranges, Nth Western, Sth Western & Far Western fire areas

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Nelson Bay 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Thu
Jan 23
Fri
Jan 24
Sat
Jan 25
Sun
Jan 26
Mon
Jan 27
Tue
Jan 28
Wed
Jan 29

Late shower

Thunder-
storms

Clearing shower

Possible thunderstorm

Thunder-
storms

Showers increasing

Possible shower
Maximum 31°C 27°C 25°C 26°C 26°C 27°C 24°C
Minimum 24°C 25°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 23°C 24°C
Chance of Rain 60% 70% 40% 60% 60% 90% 90%
Rain Amount 5-10mm 5-10mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm 5-10mm 1-5mm
UV Index
Frost Risk Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 16
km/h
20
km/h
9
km/h
14
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
7
km/h
16
km/h
12
km/h
20
km/h
10
km/h
13
km/h
18
km/h
19
km/h
Wind Direction NNE 16km/h
NNE
NNE 20km/h
NNE
SE 9km/h
SE
S 14km/h
S
SSW 10km/h
SSW
SSE 13km/h
SSE
NE 7km/h
NE
E 16km/h
E
NE 12km/h
NE
NE 20km/h
NE
N 10km/h
N
ENE 13km/h
ENE
SSW 18km/h
SSW
S 19km/h
S
Relative Humidity 67% 49% 80% 79% 88% 81% 89% 81% 85% 78% 76% 74% 83% 78%
Dew Point 21°C 20°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 23°C 23°C 22°C 22°C 21°C 22°C 21°C 19°C

Nelson Bay Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase     New moon First quarter Full moon Last quarter
first light
05:39 EDT
sunrise
06:06 EDT
sunset
20:00 EDT
last light
20:27 EDT
moon


moon
Sat
Jan 25
moon
Sun
Feb 2
moon
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Feb 9
moon
Sun
Feb 16

Nelson Bay Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
Jan 22
18.5°C 33°C 0.0mm
Tue
Jan 21
17.8°C 33.7°C 2.2mm
Mon
Jan 20
21.5°C 30.5°C 0.0mm
Sun
Jan 19
20.5°C 27.9°C 1.6mm
Sat
Jan 18
20.0°C 23.9°C 53.6mm

Nelson Bay Year To Date

Average Rainfall To Jan
99.6mm
10.4 Day(s)
Total For 2020
70.7mm
9 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2019
16.4mm
7 Day(s)
Wettest Day
53.6mm
Jan 18
Lowest Temperature
3.5°C
Jan 11
Highest Temperature
33.7°C
Jan 21

Nelson Bay Almanac

full climatology
January Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
3.5°C
11th
Lowest On Record
11.0°C
25th 2002
Average This Month
18.2°C
-1.8°C
Long-term Average
20.0°C
January Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
33.7°C
21st
Highest On Record
38.5°C
18th 2017
Average This Month
27.8°C
+0.8°C
Long-term Average
27.0°C
January Rainfall
Wettest This Month
53.6mm
18th
Total This Month
70.7mm
9 Day(s)
Long-term Average
99.6mm
10.4 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
559.7mm
1895
Driest On Record
2.5mm
1909
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Weather News

Dust storm engulfs parts of SA, Victoria and NSW as weather bureau warns of damaging winds

20:05 EDT

An intense dust storm is sweeping through a huge area of South Australia, New South Wales and Victoria, reducing visibility and prompting a warning to drivers on outback roads.

Dust storm sweeping over SA, NSW and VIC

15:08 EDT

A large dust storm is sweeping over parts of South Australia, Victoria and NSW this afternoon.

Dubbo fish kill won't be the last as drought, fire raise extinction risk, ecologists warn

15:05 EDT

A renowned angler says a mass fish kill in the parched Macquarie River in New South Wales this week left the waterway looking like "tomato soup." Tens of thousands of fish of all sizes and species are estimated to have perished near Dubbo, in the state's west, after much-needed rain washed sediment into the river, causing dissolved oxygen levels to drop rapidly.